Open science and publication culture
TU Wien Academic Press is a scientific open access publisher and is provided as a service by TU Wien Bibliothek. TU Wien Academic Press operates on a non-profit basis. The publisher promotes an ‘Open Science’ and publication culture by delivering professional support for works being published within the framework of the TU Wien’s key fields of research and strategic orientation.
It publishes books from the entire bandwidth of subjects in which TU Wien is active. The portfolio ranges from architecture, transportation, electrical engineering and robotics to business sciences. The publisher uses open access e-books as the standard format and thus provides support to all reasearchers at TU Wien that is in line with the university’s open access policy. It is also possible to publish books in print as an option.
As an academic publishing house, comprehensive quality assurance is important to us. Therefore, for instance, established guidelines on good academic practice inform our publishing procedures and author consultation. The conduct of a peer review is standard operating procedure at TU Wien Academic Press.